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was confused about, you had president obama inviting labor unions to talk about this. labor unions are trying to play both sides. seems like they're not representing their members best interests because bringing more cheap labor into the country and making them legal, seems like people it is most threatening to are current union members. at the same time they clearly want these folks to come in and be legal because it would beef up the union rolls which are shrinking right now? >> right. it didn't happen in '86 when we have our last amnesty. didn't increase unionization. the hope this time it will. if you want to represent the interest of american workers obviously encouraging 7 or 8 million illegal immigrants here to go home would be best. unemployment is 15, 20% among the young and less educated who compete will legals. but union leadership is hoping for new members but it also sees itself as part of a coalition politics with progressives. so in a way they're putting sort of coalition politics first hoping for progressive social policy but, their own workers kind of are not their top priori
: good evening, everybody. president obama preparing to pivot to job creation in tomorrow state of the union address in which he is expected to call for a renewed focus on jobs. of course, more government spending. we will show you how many times the president has had to pivot. also tonight among the latest on of 150-foot wide asteroid that is expected to come closer to striking earth than any other on record. the scientists say the * most likely threat is to the hundreds of weather and telecommunications satellites in geostationary orbit some 22,000 miles above the earth. and what a small college with a big idea, a big idea that could create chaos for more than 4,000 colleges and universities in the country if they follow suit. that plan may prove expensive and embarrassing to all those schools. we'll tell you all about it. we begin with the president's fourth state of the union address and his expected calls for more taxes, more spending, and yet another predicted job creation. a white house aide telling the "wall street journal" the president obama will call for spending aime
back to the economy again? where the heck was before? president obama's state of the union gameplan reveals a you are return to the biggest issue the campaign but have the american people heard it one too many times before? lori: new evidence that companies hoarding cash are ready to spend it on new technology and equipment. which companies will benefit and can investors get in on the action? baron's senior editor jack hough is here with his picks. melissa: first the top of the hour. we have to go down to lauren simonetti on the floor of the new york stock exchange as we do effort e every 15 minutes. hey, lauren. >> hey, tracy and ashley. we're searching for a catalyst, failing to find one. the nasdaq is down seven points but retreating from friday's close, the highest close in 12 years. of course the s&p 500 is up 6% this year. that is pulling back a little bit. the dow, failing to hit that 14,000 level. in terms of stocks moving to the upside, nasdaq, big move, hitting an annual high just moments ago. now up more than 3%. our charlie gasparino of course reporting that nasdaq was i
: president obama set to deliver his state the union address tomorrow and pivoting back to focus on the economy once again. cheryl: this isn't the first time the president is circling back around. rich edson has details. rich: the latest focus after the president's second inaugural in which didn't mention the economy explicitly all that much so we are hearing the president will focus on the economy in his state of the union tomorrow. the president every few months we get indication there is a pivot in the economy and this time we're basically seeing another focus, on the economy. >> what they can expect from this administration, i know what they can expect from you give and we will have a sustained and relentless focus over the next several months i celebrate in the pace of job creation because that is priority number one. >> i think we are past the crisis point in the economy, but we now have to pivot and focus on jobs and growth. >> at a time our economy is still recovering, our top priority has to be jobs and growth, that is the focus, the plan i talked about during the campai
along with john tobacco and steve murphy. welcome, everybody. president obama expected to tout the health care law in his state of the union on tuesday, but john, you say this law isn't doing anything, but making america sicker? >> yeah, brenda. i mean, after years, literally the last three years, barack obama's been telling americans, you won't lose your doctor, if you like your health insurance, you can keep your health insurance, now post-election, surprise! 7 million americans, the numbers are going higher. the cbo reports the dollars continue to go higher and really what it comes down to, we cannot afford this. small businesses can't afford to keep medicating their people and keeping them insured and at the end of the day this is just another sign of big government coming in with big plans that us, the taxpayers, just can't afford. >> well, steve, does it matter that we're losing employer-based health care plans, if more people are actually getting covered? >> yes, exactly. this plan is going to cover just about everybody. it makes me difference whether they get their heal
, to the willis report, president obama outlines his vision for america in the state of the union address. one top democrat, nancy pelosi said, we don't have a spending problem. also my take on why the post office is in dire straits, and what should be done to fix it. and "consumer reports" find some small green car engines do not deliver on fuel economy claims, the willis report is on the ca case. gerri: all and that and more coming up later in the show, but our top story, one of our nation's heroes abandoned, new details on navy seal who shot and killed osama bin laden. "esquire" magazine and center for investigative reports released a 27 page article today with fresh details on raid, what happened to bin laden's shooter after retiring last settlement. here is troubling headline of the article, the man who killed bin laden is screwed, why? the former navy seal, who to this day remains annonymous said the military stiffed him, he is out on his own, no pension, no healthy care and no protection for his family, joining me now, the ceo of concerned veterans for america. i want to read you something
'm liz mcdonald in for neil cavuto, as president obama gears up for his state of the union, more are worried about the state of u.s. economy, economists predicting just a 2% growth this year, which is not much, many hope much of the president's speech focuses on the u.s. economy, neil cavuto will cover the speech all night tuesday night right here on fox business. but first, to tucker carlson, monica metta and a guy who will cover it with neil tuesday is peter. >> the white house said that president's inaugural address laided up on some big themes that president wants to talk about and advance in his second term, that we need to wait for state of the union for him to get into some detail on what he wants to do. so, we are expecting that he will offer more details but, i would not expect any change in broad themes. liz: what we're expecting is gun violence, immigration reform, and tax reform, and energy? what is missing? >> climate change,e'll talk about that too. these are the issues that the president cares about. liz: what is missing? >> growth. the president's main concern is
. stuart: president obama will meet with union leaders and big ceos on immigration, that happens today. peter barnes is at the white house. peter, it sounds to me that immigration reform is going to be very popular with the high-tech companies, because it will expand the number of visas available to high-tech workers coming in. got that right? peter: that's right. the h-1-b program for high-tech, highly skilled workers, the president wanted to expand that, so do republicans, and the other piece of this, stuart, is the president's proposal to staple green cards to any of these really start kids who come to our colleges and universities, to get a phd or masters degree in science, technology, energy and math. the high-tech companies support that as well. stuart: got it, peter. we will get that checked out later. thank you very much. the department of justice suing standard and poors, is this payback for the debt downgrade? the judge has a theory on that. that's next. stuart: it's a done deal, dell entered into an agreement to be a -- acquired by its founder michael dell and silver lake. s
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like that. stuart: we will take that. thank you very much nicole. president obama is going to his state of the union address tomorrow. some people say he's going to start using more executive orders to carry out his second term agenda. what would judge andrew napolitano say about that, you may well ask. all right. judge, you think it is possible that the president will go the executive order route in two areas, first of all climate change. what are you expecting? i know you think it would be unconstitutional and flat-out wrong. but what areas? >> the statutes that have created and have continued to enable the environmental protection administration give the epa as a regulatory agency now, it's not executive, it is not legislative, it is not judicial, it is regulatory, give it a lot of discretion as to the extent of its regulation, the science underlying its regulation, not the industries it will regulate. that's chosen by congress, but how it will impose the regulations. so certain parts per billion of a contaminant in the atmosphere, they could change that number by reducing it, thus i
of oil right now we're down, $95 per barrel. while gas prices are going up, president obama is focused on climate change. at the state of the union next week, the president plans to announce he'll use executive power to curb carbon at power plants. and he made an indication in his inaugural speech. here is some of that. >> we will respond to the threat of climate change knowing that the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations. some may still deny the overwhelming judgment of science, but none can avoid the devastating impact of raging fires, crippling drought and more powerful storms. >> all right, now, the white house says look, nothing it final. a decision whether to use executive action versus legislation that requires congressional approval that may not come until later this year. the point here is, a, climate change legislation is on the table, and b, the president may bypass congress to get what he wants. and may want more taxes on the rich. and keith ellison proposing a plan to closing loopholes, he wants a trillion more from the rich. i spoke to him ye
to make marijuana legal and tax it. president obama proposes a short-term fix to delay automatic spending cuts one day after he blows another budget deadline. and the shocking proof union leaders just want more power, not power to the people. "the willis report" is on the case. all that and more coming up later, but first, the top story tonight, building in washington can change, totally remake current marijuana laws. including legalizing industrial production as well as establishing a federal pot tax. lawmakers on both sides of the aisle worked away on these bills, one of which introduced just today by two democratic congressman. both of them calling for an end to federal pot prohibition. will it work? joining us now, drug policy visor and founder and executive director of the drug policy alliance. starting with you. melissa: it is a lot like the appeal of alcohol probation. if it doesn't work, it is not effective and they say it is costing tens of billions of dollars every year, diverting precious law-enforcement resources, funding organized crime, so a lot better to have a smart, cynic
coming in every single day. dennis: it would be better among travelers and travel agents, but okay. union membership down across u.s., it may be growing in all places in china. surprising details ahead. cheryl: china-based hackers are increasingly going after major american companies. with the obama administration is proposing to deal with this increase. dennis: record amount of viewers are turning in for the blackout bowl. coming up. cheryl: and take a look at oil, we are down substantially today. part of this is an inventory forecast. we will be right back. cheryl: 15 past the hour, stocks or 15 minutes. we have jeff flock standing by at the cme watching gas prices rising and a lot more. sandra standing by at the data wizard looking at earnings and charles payne showing us how to make money on pharma. first up, nicole on the floor of the new york stock exchange where the rally has taken a break down 127. nicole: it really has taken a break. we have been over the unchanged line so many times in january, making higher highs and higher lows, setting new highs like 14,000, which we all reme
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